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Sunday 26 October 1997

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John. In UK Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Different from the Others, directed by Richard Oswald, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Deja Dead by Kathy Reichs was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Atheist Experience. If you liked videogames you were probably playing DemonStar or TOCA Touring Car Championship.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Atheist Experience

Starring: Matt Dillahunty, Tracie Harris

Country: United States

Fóstbræður

Starring: Jón Gnarr

Country: Iceland

Science Court

Starring: Jennifer Harrison, H. Jon Benjamin, Bill Braudis, Micaela Hebert

Country: United States

The New Batman Adventures

Written by: Bob Kane

Starring: Kevin Conroy, Tara Strong, Mathew Valencia, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

Country: United States

Between Brothers

Written by: Barry O'Brien, Cheryl Alu

Starring: Kadeem Hardison, Dondre Whitfield, Kelly Perine, Rachael Crawford

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Different from the Others

Directed by: Richard Oswald

Starring: Conrad Veidt, Leo Connard, Ilse von Tasso-Lind

Country: United States

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I Know What You Did Last Summer

Directed by: Jim Gillespie

Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anne Heche

Country: United States

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Bean

Directed by: Mel Smith

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Peter MacNicol, John Mills

Country: United States

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The Devil's Advocate

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Al Pacino, Charlize Theron

Country: United States

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Boogie Nights

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 October 1997 ?

Holidays:
  • Nauru - Angam Day
  • Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
  • Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • St. Quadragesimus
  • St. Rusticus
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 26 October
Famous Deaths:
  • Joe Cinque: Australian civil engineer murdered by Anu Singh (Born 1978).
Facts:
  • Bill Glasson wins Las Vegas Golf Invitational
  • Nichirei LPGA International
  • World Series: Florida Marlins beat Cleveland Indians, 4 games to 3

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Sport Games on 26 October 1997

NFL
American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Carolina Panthers : 12 - 21
  • Baltimore Ravens - Washington Redskins : 20 - 17
  • Cincinnati Bengals - New York Giants : 27 - 29
  • Dallas Cowboys - Philadelphia Eagles : 12 - 13
See all American Football game results of 26 October 1997
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • FC Koln - Stuttgart : 4 - 2
See all Football game results of 26 October 1997
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Dusseldorf - Wattenscheid : 2 - 0
  • Greuther Furth - Leipzig : 3 - 0
  • Gutersloh - Uerdingen : 1 - 1
  • Mainz - Nurnberg : 2 - 5
See all Football game results of 26 October 1997
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Madrid - Espanol : 0 - 2
  • Barcelona - Santander : 2 - 0
  • Betis - Compostela : 1 - 0
  • Salamanca - Zaragoza : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 26 October 1997

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1997?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.402
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Oct. 20, 1997
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9609

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Deja Dead

By: Kathy Reichs

The first Temperance Brennan novel in the “cleverly plotted and expertly maintained series” (The New York Times Book Review) from the #1 internationally bestselling thriller writer Kathy Reichs.Her

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Tuesdays With Morrie

By: Mitch Albom

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to ...

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The Millionaire Next Door

By: Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko

The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth.

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Diana, Princess Of Wales

By: Michael O'Mara

Diana, Princess of Wales was certainly one of the most photographed women of all time; even in her childhood she was frequently photographed due to her father's interest in amateur photography.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

DemonStar

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Mountain King Studios

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Moto Racer

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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TOCA Touring Car Championship

Platform: PlayStation Game Boy Color Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters, 3DO (USA), Upstar (Japan), THQ (Game Boy Color)

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Arkanoid Returns

Platform: Arcade Game, PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Breakout

Publisher: Taito Corporation

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Earth 2140

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Macintosh, Windows

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: EU TopWare Interactive; NA Interplay Entertainment

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